Twitter Streets: Hot Trends Today – January 28
New Emojis Unveiled in iOS Update
Emojipedia has unveiled 37 new emojis on iOS as part of the first iOS 15.4 beta. These include a melting face, pregnant man, mirror disco ball, multi-racial handshake emojis, smileys, hand gestures and gender consistency among others.
The new emoji update will be publicly available on iOS later in the year.
Also, 30+ new emoji are included with iOS 15.4!
Can you spot the new ones? pic.twitter.com/2itWfYkiud
— Brandon Butch (@BrandonButch) January 27, 2022
— The Verge (@verge) January 27, 2022
Olakira Lands Maserati Deal
Nigerian artist Olakira has landed a mega deal with Italian luxury vehicle manufacturer Maserati. The “In My Maserati” hitmaker confirmed the news on Thursday via his social media platforms.
“In My Maserati” was a mega hit in 2020, with both the original and remix featuring Davido, garnering a cumulative 80 million views on YouTube.
Olakira will be the official brand ambassador for the Middle East, and will have access to a Maserati in his country of choice, according to reports.
— Olakira 🌟 (@IamOlakira) January 27, 2022
MDQ Welcomes First Child
It’s a boy! Muthoni the Drummer Queen and partner Musa Omusi have welcomed their first child. The Kenyan rapper confirmed the exciting baby news on Instagram on Thursday, “Our beautiful baby joined us earth side some days ago.”
Named Manjano Ndonga Musosi, MDQ explained the meaning, “Manjano for golden glow of his soul’s energy. Ndonga for my late father, his guardian spirit. Musosi for Musa Omusi x Muthoni, the eternal collab that starts and ends at forever and a day.”
Congrats MDQ & Musa!
Muthoni Drummer Queen welcomes her newborn. Watch the video to discover why they had to name their baby Manjano(Yellow) and why a section of her fans was mad at her during pregnancy.
— Mallo Fredrick (@MalloFredrick) January 28, 2022